After a period of training with the man he calls Socrates, Dan Millman is sent away by his old mentor to apply what he has learned to everyday life. Struggling with personal failure and growing disillusion, he sets out on a world-wide quest to rediscover the sense of clarity, meaning and purpose he found with Socrates. Then a long-forgotten memory drives Dan to seek a mysterious women shown in Hawaii. She is the gateway to all his hopes and fears - and the only one who can prepare him for what may follow.
deep in the rain forest on the island of Molokai, Dan encounters a mortal challenges, vivid characters, and startling revelations as he ascends the peaceful warrior's path toward the light that shines at the heart of all our lives. In this compelling tale, the author breathes new light into ancient wisdom and reminds us all that our journeys are sacred, and all our lives an adventure.